The California State Supreme Court has overturned a Shasta County Woman's Conviction of First Degree Murder in the death of her infant daughter.
In 2017 Heather Brown of Redding was convicted for first degree muder. The Shasta County DA's office say the infant had been poisoned with morphine and methaphetamine through Borwns breast milk. teh Justices ruled that it should not have been a First Degree Charge . The DA's office says they have not decided whether to retry Brown on 2nd degree murder charges.